How Summer Camps Help Kids Stay In Shape

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    It is a well-known fact that many American children struggle with weight and diet-related issues. Children spend nearly 8 hours a day in front of a screen, including television, video games, tablets, computers, and smartphones. Although many parents mean well, many parents also tend to work full-time jobs which can get in the way of proper nutrition and exercise routines. For those busy parents looking for a healthy daycare alternative, there are kids camps designed with health in mind.

    A Balanced Diet and Exercise

    Studies show that only one out of every three children are physically active each day. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends at least an hour of exercise per day for both children and adolescents. Many children do not have a near Continue Reading

    The Countless Benefits Of Summer Camp For Kids

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    In a busy and modern world, we tend to take exercise for granted. It can be difficult to get the commonly prescribed amount of exercise per day when you have another paper to turn in or your day is already filled to the brim with obligations. Children are still developing mentally and physically, with the CDC (The Centers For Disease Control) suggesting at least an hour of exercise daily for children and adolescents to remain in tip-top shape, and are under even more pressure than adults to maintain healthy growth. If you’re a parent finding your busy schedule too inflexible to permit the bare minimum, read on to learn more about summer camps — they’re a fun and Continue Reading